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Track Spotlight: Bookend Your Conference by Looking Both Ways
Track Spotlight: Bookend Your Conference by Looking Both Ways

Start your conference by looking at new technology and wrap up by preserving history Continue Reading

by Kim Meinert
01/27/2023


Map Contest Judges Needed for the 2023 Annual
Map Contest Judges Needed for the 2023 Annual

Do you have an overwhelming desire to don a powdered wig and swing a tiny hammer? Continue Reading

by Mike Seidel
01/26/2023


Track Spotlight: Enterprise Exploration at the Annual Conference
Track Spotlight: Enterprise Exploration at the Annual Conference

Today we spotlight a track from the upcoming Annual Conference. For all the latest details, check the Event Page and the News so you don't miss a thing. Join us in the Marula Room at 10:30-12:00 on Thursday where we’ll take a journey through all things Enterprise GIS. See below for... Continue Reading

by Zachery Newton
01/25/2023


New this year to the WLIA Annual Conference
New this year to the WLIA Annual Conference

A lot of information is coming to you fast and furious about the 2023 WLIA Annual Conference as we are now four weeks away. We are working behind the scenes for our first trip back to the Kalahari Resort in the Wisconsin Dells in quite some time. It’s always been a favorite venue and we are... Continue Reading

by Jennifer Borlick
01/24/2023


Calling all Maps! A poem...
Calling all Maps! A poem...

Have you made something you're proud of? Continue Reading

by Joe Martell
01/24/2023


Moderators Needed For The 2023 Annual
Moderators Needed For The 2023 Annual

Looking for a way to pitch in? Continue Reading

by David Buehler
01/20/2023


WLIA Foundation Inc. Photo Contest #3 Results
WLIA Foundation Inc. Photo Contest #3 Results

Results from the WLIA Foundation Inc. Photo Contest #3 Continue Reading

by Jeremiah Erickson
01/19/2023


Student/Young Professional Experience at the Annual Conference
Student/Young Professional Experience at the Annual Conference

Read on for information on the offerings for students and young professionals at this year's WLIA Annual Conference! Continue Reading

by Carmen Novak
01/18/2023


2023 Annual Conference Preliminary Schedule Available
2023 Annual Conference Preliminary Schedule Available

It's here! Come see the preliminary schedule for the 2023 WLIA Annual Conference. We've got a great lineup of presenters speaking on a wide range of topics that are sure to be practical, inspiring, and engaging. To give you an idea of what to expect, check out the session tracks... Continue Reading

by Shelley Witte
01/17/2023


Get your tax exempt forms in now! Room block ends 1/22!
Get your tax exempt forms in now! Room block ends 1/22!

It is very important that you send in your tax-exempt forms ahead of time in to the Kalahari! Hotel rooms going fast! Continue Reading

by Jeremiah Erickson
01/13/2023


2023 Silent Auction is here!
2023 Silent Auction is here!

We need your assistance! We are in the hunt for fun, creative, engaging items for our silent auction donations! Every year we raise funds for the WLIA Foundation that are used to sponsor scholarships for students pursuing degrees in geography, geospatial sciences, and GIS. This year WLIA... Continue Reading

by Kimberly Christman
01/13/2023


Workshop Spotlight: Chris Dunn hosts Legal Issues in GIS
Workshop Spotlight: Chris Dunn hosts Legal Issues in GIS

Legal Issues in GIS hosted by Chris Dunn will focus on Geospatial Case law, Geospatial People Ending up in Court, and Geofence Warrants Continue Reading

by Jeremiah Erickson
01/12/2023